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India’s Narendra Modi Appears Headed for Re-election, Exit Polls Show

NEW DELHI — Prime Minister Narendra Modi, one of the most powerful and divisive leaders India…

Lawmakers Scuffle Over Disputed Speaker’s Role in Afghan Parliament

KABUL, Afghanistan — A group of lawmakers, many of them women, blocked the Afghan Parliament’s newly…

Swiss Vote to Tighten Firearms Laws to Align With E.U. Rules

Swiss voters agreed on Sunday to tighten the country’s gun laws to reach parity with European…

Voting Is Ending in India. Here’s What’s to Expect.

After 39 days of polling involving as many as 900 million voters, balloting in India’s vast…

European Elections Will Be Latest Test of Populist Support

BRUSSELS — It is the season of far-right photo ops in Europe. At a Saturday rally…

Former Argentine President Kirchner Seeks Return to Power, as Vice President

Days before she is set to go on trial on corruption charges, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner…

Australia Election Results: Prime Minister Scott Morrison Seizes a Stunning Win

SYDNEY, Australia — Scott Morrison, Australia’s conservative prime minister, scored a surprise victory in federal elections…

Australia Election: Prime Minister Scott Morrison Seizes a Stunning Win

SYDNEY, Australia — Scott Morrison, Australia’s conservative prime minister, scored a surprise victory in federal elections…

Colombian Army’s Kill Orders Put Civilians at Risk, Officers Say

BOGOTÁ, Colombia — The head of Colombia’s army, frustrated by the nation’s faltering efforts to secure…

Austria’s Vice Chancellor, Heinz-Christian Strache, Resigns After Video Sting Is Revealed

BERLIN — Austria’s far-right vice chancellor, Heinz-Christian Strache, resigned on Saturday after a secretly filmed video…

German Parliament Deems B.D.S. Movement Anti-Semitic

BERLIN — The German Parliament on Friday became the first in the European Union to pass…

De Blasio Once Ignored Trump. But in Iowa, It Was All Trump.

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Canada Letter: What Justin Trudeau Doesn’t Regret in the SNC-Lavalin Affair

Last month I sat down with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for an extended interview, the first…

Promises Made: Colombia’s Peace Deal Promised a New Era. So Why Are These Rebels Rearming?

When things go wrong, those in power often promise to make it right. But do they?…

Risk to Turkey’s Economy Deepens With New Istanbul Election

ISTANBUL — Even before the Turkish authorities took the extraordinary step of undoing an opposition victory…